Welcome Our small classes enable you to get to know your professors. Our friendly campus allows you to join the fun, become a leader, or both. We offer more than 100 future-focused degrees, opportunities for internships with regional employers, and flexible learning options.
DEGREES: C O M M U N I C AT I O N , L A N G U A G E S , A RT S & S O C I A L S C I E N C E S
E D U C AT I O N
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Arts
Elementary Education K-6
Middle Childhood Education 4-8
Bachelor of Science with Teacher Licensure
S C I E N C E , T E C H N O L O G Y, E N G I N E E R I N G & M AT H E M AT I C S
Bachelor of Science Biology Chemistry
Engineering – Electrical or Mechanical**
History with Social Studies 7-12
Rhetoric and Writing
Bachelor of Music Education
Music Education – Instrumental K-12
Associate of Science Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Music Education – Vocal K-12
Associate of Applied Science
Bachelor of Science
Early Childhood Education
Criminal Justice Graphic Design
H E A LT H S C I E N C E S
Bachelor of Social Work Bachelor of General Studies* Associate of Arts Associate of General Studies
Master of Science
Bachelor of Science Dental Hygiene/AAS-Dental Hygiene completion
Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting
Imaging Sciences – Diagnostic Medical Sonography*
Business Administration (available online) Finance
Imaging Sciences – Leadership* (available online)
** Offered in coordination with the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville *** Auditions required
Electrical Engineering Technology* Organizational Leadership (online option available)
Associate of Applied Science
Nursing RN to BSN (online-only program for registered nurses)
Associate of Applied Science * Student required to complete an associate degree or specific courses before entering bachelor program
Bachelor of Applied Science* (online option available) Bachelor of Science
Computer Graphic Technology – Architectural – Digital Design – Electronics Technology – General – Mechanical
Bachelor of Science Nursing
APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Office Management Technology Unmanned Aerial Systems
Certificate Programs Automotive Technology, Computer Graphic Technology, Diesel Technology, Electronics Technology, Legal Studies, Office Management, Robotics, Welding, Workforce Leadership
E X P L O R E A L L O F O U R M A J O R S , M I N O R S , A N D C E RT I F I C AT E S O N L I N E : U A F S . E D U / D E G R E E S
Degrees and Programs COLLEGE OF APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
The College of Applied Science and Technology offers career-based degree and certificate programs that combine academic coursework and hands-on learning.
Animation Technology Applied Science Electrical Engineering Technology Organizational Leadership
A S S O C I AT E D E G R E E A N D C E RT I F I C AT E P R O G R A M S
Automotive Technology Computer Graphic Technology Diesel Technology Electronics Technology Legal Studies Office Management Technology Robotics Unmanned Aerial Systems Welding Workforce Leadership
Degrees and Programs COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
AACSB is the highest standard of excellence for postsecondary business education programs â€“ only 5 percent of business programs in the world are AACSB accredited. AACSB schools have the highest quality faculty, offer a relevant and challenging curriculum, and provide educational and career opportunities that are not found at other business schools. B A C H E L O R O F B U S I N E S S A D M I N I S T R AT I O N
Accounting Business Administration Finance International Business Marketing OTHER PROGRAMS
Certificate of Proficiency in Community Leadership and/or Professional Sales Certificate of Distinction in Student Professional Development
AACSB is the highest standard of excellence for postsecondary business education programs â€“ only 5 percent of business programs in the world are AACSB accredited.
Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F C O M M U N I C AT I O N , L A N G U A G E S , A RT S A N D S O C I A L S C I E N C E S Offering a comprehensive education as well as core curricula for most degree programs at UAFS, the College of CLASS provides a broad understanding of the world while developing critical thinking and communication skills that will serve you in every endeavor. B A C H E L O R O F A RT S
English History Media Communication Music Political Science Psychology Rhetoric and Writing Spanish Studio Art Theatre
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Criminal Justice Graphic Design Bachelor of Social Work Bachelor of General Studies A S S O C I AT E O F A RT S A S S O C I AT E O F G E N E R A L S T U D I E S
Anthropology Art History Creative Writing Criminal Justice English Geography History Media Communication Music Philosophy Political Science Psychology
E D U C AT I O N / T E A C H I N G P R O G R A M S IN CLASS DISCIPLINES
English 7-12 History with Social Studies 7-12 Music (Instrumental or Voice) K-12 Spanish K-12 Teaching English as a Second Language P-12 Endorsement
Public History Rhetoric and Writing Social Work Sociology Spanish Speech Studio Art Teaching English as a Second Language Theatre
Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F S C I E N C E , T E C H N O L O G Y, E N G I N E E R I N G A N D M AT H The College of STEM offers programs and courses designed to foster independence, analytical thinking, and problem solving. STEM majors at UAFS are prepared for graduate studies, teaching, and a wide variety of professions in fields spanning technology, engineering, medicine, research, and more.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Biology Chemistry Chemistry with Biochemistry Concentration Engineering â€“ Electrical or Mechanical Geoscience Information Technology Mathematics
A S S O C I AT E O F S C I E N C E
Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Applied Statistics Biology Chemistry Geoscience Mathematics Physics
E D U C AT I O N / T E A C H I N G P R O G R A M S
Biology 7-12 Mathematics 7-12
Degrees and Programs C O L L E G E O F H E A LT H S C I E N C E S All health science programs are designed to integrate theory, innovative practice, and technology in classroom and medical settings while informing students about healthcare trends and promoting opportunities for career advancement.
MASTER OF SCIENCE
Healthcare Administration BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Dental Hygiene Imaging Sciences - Diagnostic Medical Sonography Imaging Sciences - Leadership Nursing (BSN) Nursing (BSN) Accelerated Nursing RN-to-BSN (Online) A S S O C I AT E O F A P P L I E D S C I E N C E
Radiography Surgical Technology
Degrees and Programs S C H O O L O F E D U C AT I O N The School of Education oversees all teacher education programs at UAFS, including teacher licensure programs in partnership with UAFS academic colleges; education baccalaureate programs for the elementary and middle childhood levels; experiential training through professional development schools; and continuing professional development through the UAFS STEM Education Center.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Elementary Education K-6 Middle Childhood Education 4-8 OTHER PROGRAMS
Early Childhood Education (Associate of Applied Science)
Our Campus LIVING ON CAMPUS Consider campus housing to take your college experience to the next level. All units are furnished and offer free on-site laundry facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, and state-of-the-art security. The Lion’s Den residence hall, primarily for first-year students, offers separate men’s and women’s wings, suites with a choice of floor plans, movable furniture, easy access to community kitchens and lounge areas, and an on-site dining hall. Sebastian Commons apartments, primarily for upper-level and married students, offers floor plans with full kitchens, private bedrooms, reserved parking, and volleyball and basketball courts.
Our Campus STUDENT LIFE You donâ€™t have to live on campus to find plenty to do. UAFS has more than 100 registered student organizations you can participate in and many events to attend. Students enjoy free access to events like Block Party, Fair Day on the Verde, Haunted Union, Homecoming, Majors Expo, and baseball, basketball, and volleyball games, as well as intramural sports. Students can view an art exhibit at Windgate Art & Design, watch a UAFS Theatre production at Breedlove Auditorium, or take a yoga class at the Recreation and Wellness Center.
International STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS I N T E R N AT I O N A L O P P O RT U N I T I E S
Maymester: Take a one- to three-week trip to study biology in Belize, business in China, pop culture in Key West, and more. Semester study abroad: Live and study in places such as Japan, South Korea, China, or Hong Kong. Summer study abroad: Immerse yourself in the language and culture of another land. Spanish language immersion: Spend a summer or a semester in Salamanca, Spain.
H O N O R S I N T E R N AT I O N A L S T U D I E S Experience UAFS as part of a community of high-achieving students focused on collaboration, innovation, research, cultural interaction, and community engagement.
H O N O R S P R O G R A M A D VA N TA G E S
Domestic and international study trips Funded domestic travel Priority registration Reserved on-campus housing
Team Spirit AT H L E T I C S The Lions varsity athletics teams are truly something to cheer about. Competing sports include men’s and women’s basketball, tennis, cross-country, and golf, plus men’s baseball and women’s volleyball. OTHER PROGRAMS
Join Numa’s Pride, the student cheering section at arena games. Try out for the cheer and pom squads, which perform at all home games and various regional and national events. Participate in the many intramural sports offered by UAFS.
Money Matters F I N A N C I A L VA L U E Last year UAFS students received more than $54 million in federal, state, and institutional financial aid and scholarships. UAFS offers a high-quality education at a low cost, making it one of the most affordable institutions in the region.
Full-Time Tuition and Fees For One Academic Year (30 Hours)
Undergraduate In-State and Border States
$4,989 ($166.30 x 30 hours)
$13,110 ($461 x 30 hours)
$14,910 ($497 x 30 hours)
Numbers based on 2017-2018 tuition/fees.
FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS We know that you and your family are concerned with how to pay for college. UAFS offers a competitive range of scholarships to help you. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at fafsa.gov beginning October 2018. We recommend applying before April 30. To find out more about scholarships, go to admissions.uafs.edu/scholarships.
The financial aid code for UAFS is 00110.
$18,000 • Up to $4,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years
$14,000 • Up to $3,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years
$10,000 • Up to $2,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years
Sebastian County Academic Opportunity
$12,000 • Up to $2,000 for tuition and fees for 4 years • $1,000 toward Lion’s Den housing for up to 2 years • $500 for books and supplies each year
UAFS TUITION PROMISE
Lock in your tuition for up to four years by participating in the UAFS Tuition Promise! Contact your advisor to enroll and to find out the requirements for the program.
I N - S TAT E T U I T I O N
Live in a gold state? Save some green! UAFS offers in-state tuition to residents of bordering states.
Now that you have learned more about UAFS, we want to learn more about you and help you take the next big step in your life.
A P P LY Applying is easy and FREE! Here is what you need to submit: Application for Admission: uafs.edu/apply Official high school transcripts or GED scores Official ACT or SAT test scores
For assistance with the application process: 479-788-7120 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Immunization records
VISIT UAFS Sign up to attend a Den Day, an exciting campus program designed to show you what it means to be a UAFS student. admissions.uafs.edu/admissions/den-day Schedule a campus tour: admissions.uafs.edu/campus-visits
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